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  • Aerial view of the central part of Stockholm

    New report highlights regional economic importance of Ports of Stockholm

    A new report compiled by WSP Advisory shows how important shipping is for Stockholm’s regional growth. Ports of Stockholm’s business operations create 24,000 job opportunities, generating EUR 2.95 billion in GRP and EUR 290 million in municipal tax revenue.

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  • Crane lifts green bouy into the water

    Stockholm fairway smart buoy powered by solar energy

    A unique solar-powered smart buoy is now being tested in the Stockholm fairway. As part of the Intelligent Sea EU project, Ports of Stockholm is testing smart navigational markers, among other things for improved efficiency of service and maintenance. The navigational markers will be more sustainable and also withstand severe icy weather conditions.

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  • Modular construction units at Stockholm Norvik Port

    Modular construction units sail from Piteå to Stockholm Norvik Port

    Large modular construction units are being transported by sea to the growing Stockholm region. Transporting project loads by sea directly to their final destination has major sustainability, efficiency and cost benefits.

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  • Due to the COVID-19 outbreak

    Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Ports of Stockholm would like to issue the following information.

  • Aerial view of the archipelago with several ferries in sight

    All ferries between Stockholm, Helsinki and Tallinn will soon connect to onshore power

    Large numbers of goods and passengers are transported daily between the ports in Stockholm, Helsinki and Tallinn. The three Baltic Sea ports in collaboration have each invested in onshore power electricity connections that will significantly reduce the emission of air pollutants from vessels at the quayside.

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  • Dock workers at Port of Kapellskär

    Freight is up 18 percent at Port of Kapellskär

    It is full steam ahead for freight handling at Port of Kapellskär. The figures for the first nine months of this year show a freight rise of 18 percent compared to the same period last year. This underlines how valuable the port is for the important supply of goods to the growing Stockholm region.

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  • Aerial view of Port of Kapellskär

    Larger vessel will be introduced on Kapellskär - Naantali route

    Early next year, Ports of Stockholm’s RoRo customer Finnlines will increase cargo capacity on the Kapellskär – Långnäs – Naantali route. This means that greater volumes can be transported by sea to and from Sweden’s largest consumer area.

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  • Tugboat shooting water in front of cruise vessel arriving at Port of Stockholm

    Triple cruise ship visit concludes the cruise season at Ports of Stockholm

    Stockholm is still a top cruise destination, with almost 100 cruise ship calls into Ports of Stockholm during the 2021 cruise season. Good collaborations and a safe and cautious restart resulted in yet another successful cruise season.

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  • Onshore power connection building in front of a cruise ship

    Ports of Stockholm takes another step towards onshore power connections for cruise ships

    Ports of Stockholm has been granted building permits to equip Stockholm’s central quays with onshore power connections for cruise ships. This environmental initiative is a collaboration with other Baltic Sea ports that will result in significantly lower emissions of carbon dioxide and air pollutants from cruise ships in Stockholm and the Baltic Sea.

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  • Johan Wallén handing over plaque to captain of Stena Scandica

    Stena Line expands with new and larger vessels calling at Stockholm Norvik Port

    Shipping company Stena Line has chosen to invest in the Baltic Sea and Stockholm Norvik Port. The new Stena Scandica is the first of two extended vessels on the Ventspils – Stockholm Norvik Port route.

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